Abhr, Abhri, Ābhṛ, Abhrī: 9 definitions


Abhr means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Ābhṛ can be transliterated into English as Abhr or Abhri, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Abhr (अभ्र्).—1 P. [अभ्रति, आनभ्र, अभ्रित (abhrati, ānabhra, abhrita)] To go, wander about; वनेष्वानभ्र निर्भयः (vaneṣvānabhra nirbhayaḥ) Bhaṭṭikāvya 4.11;14.11.

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Abhri (अभ्रि) or Abhrī (अभ्री).—f. [abhrati gacchati malaṃ yasmāt or yena, abhra-in]

1) A wooden scraper or sharp-pointed stick (for cleaning a boat).

2) A spade, hoe in general, अभ्रिं कार्ष्णायसीं दद्यात्सर्पं हत्वा द्विजोत्तमः (abhriṃ kārṣṇāyasīṃ dadyātsarpaṃ hatvā dvijottamaḥ) Manusmṛti 11.134.

Derivable forms: abhriḥ (अभ्रिः).

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Ābhṛ (आभृ).—1 P.

1) To bring; आ नो अग्ने रयिं भर (ā no agne rayiṃ bhara) Ṛgveda 1.79.8; कदपत्याभृतं दुःखम् (kadapatyābhṛtaṃ duḥkham) Bhāg.

2) To carry.

3) To fill, fill with.

4) To bear, support.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhr (अभ्र्).—[abhra] r. 1st. cl. (abhrati) To go.

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Abhri (अभ्रि).—f.

(-bhriḥ) A wooden scraper or shovel for cleaning a boat. E. abhra to go, and in affix, also abhrī.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhr (अभ्र्).—i. 1, [Parasmaipada.] To roam (probably for babhr, a mutilated redupl. of bhram cf. andolaya).

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Abhri (अभ्रि).—f. A sharp pointed stick, [Mānavadharmaśāstra] 11, 133.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Abhri (अभ्रि).—[feminine] shovel, spade.

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Ābhṛ (आभृ).—bring near, procure, cause, produce; fill.

Ābhṛ is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ā and bhṛ (भृ).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhr (अभ्र्):—[class] 1. [Parasmaipada] abhrati (perf. ānabhra) to err or wander about, [Bhaṭṭi-kāvya]

2) Abhri (अभ्रि):—f. a wooden scraper or shovel, a spatula, spade, [Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Atharva-veda; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa etc.]

3) Ābhṛ (आभृ):—[=ā-√bhṛ] [Parasmaipada] -bharati ([perfect tense] ā-jabhāra, [Ṛg-veda]; [Aorist] [Parasmaipada] sg. ābhārṣam, [Ṛg-veda] etc.)

—to bring towards or near;

—to carry or fetch;

—to effect, produce, [Ṛg-veda; Atharva-veda; Vājasaneyi-saṃhitā; Śatapatha-brāhmaṇa] etc.;

—to fill up, fill, attract (one’s attention), [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Abhri (अभ्रि):—(bhriḥ) 2. f. A baling vessel.

2) Abhrī (अभ्री):—(bhrī) 3. f. A baling vessel.

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Abhr in German

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Abhri (ಅಭ್ರಿ):—

1) [noun] a wooden, flat-bladed, long-handled tool used for sweeping cow dung, etc. off the floor.

2) [noun] a pick with a point at one end of the head and a spade-like blade at the other.

context information

Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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